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32M is about to become the first in the US to implant a microchip to employees volunteers

The Wisconsin company Three Square Market (32M) is about to become the first in the U.S. to implant microchip to its voluntary employees. In April 2015, the security researcher Seth Wahl implanted an NFC Chip in his hand to bypass security scanners in a high-security environment and exploit Android mobile devices. Wahle used the NFC chip to ping nearby An
Publish At:2017-07-25 12:55 | Read:1646 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking biohacking microchip NFC RF

Loop of Confidence

With the arrival of Apple Pay and Samsung Pay in Russia, many are wondering just how secure these payment systems are, and how popular they are likely to become. A number of experts have commented on this, basing their opinions on the common stereotypes of Android being insecure and the attacks which currently take place on wireless payments. In our opinion
Publish At:2016-11-12 08:35 | Read:2493 | Comments:0 | Tags:Blog Research Apple Credit Cards Electronic Payments NFC Sec

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Security At a Glance

After just a few hours with a shiny new Nexus 5X running the latest version of Android 6.0 AKA “Marshmallow” release, a few behaviors have already caught my attention as welcomed security and privacy changes for the user-experience. (A few other items have caught my interest as points of potential vulnerability, but I’ll leave that for another day.)The first
Publish At:2015-11-04 14:40 | Read:3990 | Comments:0 | Tags:Off Topic Security Awareness Android Google Marshmallow Nexu

Google | Project Vault

Google’s Project Vault Is A Secure Computing Environment On A Micro SD Card, For Any Platform   Project Vault is a secure computer contained entirely on a micro SD sized device. Google’s ATAP said the micro SD format made sense because there’s already advanced security features on your phone, contained in the SIM card, which protects the things importa
Publish At:2015-06-09 16:15 | Read:3215 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Security Security Updates Technology 0xicf ARM ARTOS A

NFC attack can steal your credit card information

Crooks are using the NFC capability of Android smartphone to steal your credit card data, two researchers presented the PoC at the HITB. Crooks are using the NFC capability of Android smartphone to steal your credit card data, it’s scaring but true. But first let’s introduce the Near field communication (NFC) as “a set o
Publish At:2015-06-09 14:25 | Read:4502 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking credit card mobile NFC

Is Bio hacking a security risk? The future is now!

Bio hacking – technology and humans have never been so close, they complement each other. But what are the security and privacy risks? IS BIOHACKING A SECURITY RISK? Imagine a world where our day to day activities like door locking, supermarket purchases, credit card swipes and smartphone usage are replaced by just one c
Publish At:2015-02-19 14:15 | Read:3165 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Security slider bio hacking brain hack

Smartwatch Hacked, how to access data exchanged with Smartphone

Security experts at BitDefender demonstrated how is possible to access data exchanged between a smartwatch and a smartphone via Bluetooth. The paradigm of Internet of Things is influencing modern society and the way it approaches the technology in everyday life. An impressive amount of Intelligent devices surround us, but of
Publish At:2014-12-11 14:15 | Read:2450 | Comments:0 | Tags:Intelligence Security Android BitDefender Bluetooth Hacking

Hacking RFID payment smart cards with an Android App

TrendMicro explained the mechanisms behind the hacking of RFID payment smartcards, explained how to do it with an Android App. Security experts recently spotted an Android app used to hack the NFC based electronic payment system used in Chile, the “Tarjeta BIP!”. The malicious Android app detected as ANDROIDOS_STIP.A was desig
Publish At:2014-11-25 06:30 | Read:4470 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking Mifare mobile mobile app NFC RFID Tarjeta bip! Trend

Windows Phone Sandbox Holds Up at Mobile Pwn2Own

The Mobile Pwn2Own hacking contest ended today as did the PacSec Applied Security Conference in Tokyo with hackers unable to gain complete control over a Windows Phone and the latest version of the Android mobile OS.Contest sponsors HP said two competitors, Nico Joly and Juri Aedla, were able to defeat some of the protections on Windows and Android respectiv
Publish At:2014-11-13 23:45 | Read:2597 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacks Malware Mobile Security Vulnerabilities exploits Mobil

Hackers have violated ticketing system based on NFC in Chile

Unknowns have hacked the NFC based electronic payment system used in Chile, the “Tarjeta BIP!”, spreading an Android hack that allows users to re-charge cards for free In Chile NFC electronic payment is already a reality, “Tarjeta BIP!” is the name of the payment system used to pay for public transporta
Publish At:2014-10-23 15:25 | Read:2856 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Security Android Chile Cybercrime Hacking NFC pa

Android NFC hack allow users to have free rides in public transportation

"Tarjeta BIP!" is the electronic payment system used in Chile to pay for public transportation via NFC incorporated in the user's smartphone. Numerous projects enabling mobile NFC ticketing for public transportation have been already executed worldwide. This is a trend. It means that criminal minds should be interested in it. Moreover, they are. More and mor
Publish At:2014-10-21 21:35 | Read:3589 | Comments:0 | Tags:Blog Virus Watch Android NFC public transportation

Apple Pay - just how safe is it going to be?‏

September brings many things.There's an equinox, a Harvest/Spring Moon, the makings of the start of winter/summer, the shift from the wet/dry to the dry/wet season......and Apple's big annual new product announcement day.Apple Live 2014 was CEO Tim Cook's first time at bat with a brand new product to announce, the Apple Watch (not, as we blithely wrote here
Publish At:2014-09-11 11:40 | Read:2627 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple Featured iOS Apple Pay fingerprint fingerprint reader


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